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    John L. McCrea papers, 1898-1984 Naval officer, aide to President Franklin D. Roosevelt, and insurance executive. Correspondence, speeches, writings, subject files, and photographs relating primarily to McCrea's career as a naval officer.
    • Contributor: McCrea, John L. (John Livingstone) - McCrea, John L.
    • Date: 1898
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    Lyman Bryson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, memoranda, articles, lectures, writings, transcripts of broadcasts, subject files, business and financial records, biographical material, appointment books, newspaper clippings, and other papers documenting Bryson's public relations work for the American National Red Cross and the League of Red Cross Societies following World War I and directorship of American Junior Red Cross programs; subsequent work in adult education through his association with Columbia ...
    • Contributor: Bryson, Lyman
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    Denby family papers, 1850-1911 Correspondence between members of the Denby family. Includes letters of Charles Denby (1830-1904), a lawyer and diplomat; Charles Denby (1861-1938), a diplomat; and Edwin Denby, a member of the United States Congress and secretary of the navy. Relates to the Civil War, diplomatic life in China, and the Spanish-American War.
    • Date: 1850
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    Charles Edward Russell papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, lectures, poetry and other writings, notebooks, subject files, clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers relating principally to Russell's work as a reformer, journalist, and poet. Documents his activities on behalf of various progressive reform causes, commitment to socialism and humanitarianism, writing career, and interest in music and literature, especially poetry. Includes material pertaining to Russell's assignment with Everybody's Magazine for a ...
    • Contributor: Russell, Charles Edward
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    Montgomery C. Meigs papers, 1799-1971 Army officer, engineer, architect, and scientist. Correspondence, diaries and journals, notebooks, family papers, military papers, drawings and plans, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to Meigs's work in the United States Army Corps of Engineers, his service as quartermaster general during the Civil War, and family matters.
    • Contributor: Meigs, Montgomery C. (Montgomery Cunningham) - Meigs, Montgomery C.
    • Date: 1799
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    Hubbard family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly correspondence supplemented by diaries, speeches, writings, notes, printed matter, drawings, and other papers of members of the Hubbard family and allied Bell, Greene, and McCurdy families. Primarily the papers of Gardiner G. Hubbard; his wife, Gertrude Mercer McCurdy Hubbard; his father, Samuel Hubbard; and his father-in-law, Robert Henry McCurdy. Documents Gardiner G. Hubbard's interest in the education of the deaf; the Caledonia Mine, ...
    • Contributor: Hubbard, Gardiner G. (Gardiner Greene) - Hubbard, Gertrude Mercer McCurdy - Hubbard, Samuel - McCurdy, Robert Henry
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    Joseph Alsop and Stewart Alsop papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, writings, interviews, notes, subject files, office files, financial papers, family papers, clippings, printed material, and other papers relating primarily to Joseph Alsop's family and personal life; acquaintance with prominent politicians, public figures, writers, and scholars; work as a journalist, especially as New York Herald Tribune staff writer (1932-1937) and as syndicated columnist of the "The Capital Parade" (1937-1940); World War II experiences in ...
    • Contributor: Alsop, Joseph - Alsop, Stewart
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    Low-Mills family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, journals, commonplace books, scrapbooks, financial records, genealogical material, photographs, printed material, and other papers concerning the activities of the Low (Lowe), Mills, Hillard (Hellard), and Loines families from approximately 1800 to 1950. Documents the family's business in the China trade based in Salem, Mass., and after 1829, Brooklyn, N.Y., primarily working with Russell and Company, Canton, China; social attitudes, cultural tastes, religious ...
    • Contributor: Hillard, Harriet Low - Loines, Mary Hillard - Low, Abiel Abbot - Low, Edward Allen
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    George S. Patton papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journals, writings, speeches and lectures, military papers, reports, orders, notes and notebooks, scrapbooks, military publications and other printed material, maps, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Patton's military career as a student at the U.S. Military Academy (1904-1909), member of John J. Pershing's Punitive Expedition into Mexico (1916), aide-de-camp to Pershing and later tank commander in Europe during World War ...
    • Contributor: Patton, George S. (George Smith)
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    John Toland papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, interviews, military reports, reminiscences, notes, maps, photographs, and production material relating chiefly to Toland's books on World War II and gangsterism in the 1930s. Includes drafts, galleys, and proofs of Ships in the Sky: the Story of the Great Dirigibles (1957); the Battle, the Story of the Bulge (1959, later reissued as Battle of the Bulge), a history the German offensive in the ...
    • Contributor: Toland, John
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    Kendrick-Brooks family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, book drafts, transcripts of audiotapes, family papers, genealogical charts and research, business records, scrapbooks, printed material, photographs, and other papers pertaining to members of the Brooks and Kendrick families. Ruby Moyse Kendrick's papers document her participation in the National Association of Colored Women's Clubs, her work as an educator and her social life in Greenville, Miss., and her husband Swan M. Kendrick's position ...
    • Contributor: Brooks, Charlotte - Kendrick, Hattie - Kendrick, Ruby Moyse - Mitchell, Antoinette Brooks - Mitchell, Louis A.
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    Smith Simpson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, oral history interview, subject files, family papers, scrapbooks, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Simpson's career as a diplomat and industrial relations specialist. Documents his work as a labor and industrial relations expert prior to World War II and to his postwar service as labor attacheĢ in Belgium (1945-1948), Greece (1947-1949), and Mexico (1949-1953); deputy consul general in India (1952-1954); and ...
    • Contributor: Simpson, Smith
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    J. Thomas Schneider papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, treaties, writings, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Schneider's service as personal aide to General John J. Pershing, commander-in-chief of the American Expeditionary Forces in Europe during and after World War I. Includes fragments of Pershing's diary (1921-1922) edited by Schneider; maps of the Meuse-Argonne and St. Mihiel campaigns and other French sites on the Western Front during World War ...
    • Contributor: Schneider, J. Thomas (John Thomas) - Pershing, John J. (John Joseph)
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    Everett Strait Hughes papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, and orders concerning Hughes's career in the U.S. Army. Documents his service during the Mexican Punitive Expedition, 1916; World War II chiefly with the U.S. Army American Expeditionary Forces in France; and World War II in the European and North African theaters of operation. Pertains primarily to ordnance and general staff work. Also documents his years at the United States Military Academy, ...
    • Contributor: Hughes, Everett Strait
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    Arthur family papers, 1817-1972 Correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, writings, printed matter, clippings, and miscellaneous material chiefly of Chester Alan Arthur II (1864-1937), sportsman and rancher, and Chester Alan ("Gavin") Arthur III (1901-1972), author and bohemian, son and grandson respectively of President Chester Alan Arthur (1829-1886).
    • Date: 1817
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    L'Aerophile collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, blueprints and manufactures information for early French and foreign aircraft and dirigibles, reports of accidents involving flyers and balloonists, World War I aerial photographs and intelligence reports, a series of French cartoons, drawings, graphs, charts, diagrams of equipment, maps, newspapers, printed material, and photographs. The materials in the collection were evidently assembled by staff of the magazine L'Aerophile which was published by Georges ...
    • Date: 1876
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    Feamster family papers, 1794-1967 Members of the Feamster (Feemster) family. Diaries, notebooks, correspondence, financial and legal papers, writings, and miscellaneous material illustrating the activities of four interrelated families from 1794 to 1967 whose members were engaged in farming, the law, medicine, the military, politics, religion, and other pursuits in Virginia, West Virginia, Missouri, Arkansas, Texas, Kansas, Iowa, and Maryland. The collection also contains genealogical information about the Cary ...
    • Contributor: Cary, Charles William - Feamster, Claudius Newman - Feamster, Felix Claudius - Feamster, Martha Alderson - Feamster, Robert Cantrell - Feamster, Samuel William Newman - Feamster, Thomas L.
    • Date: 1794
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    John Toland papers, 1944-1965 Author and historian. Correspondence, notes, interviews, military reports, reminiscences, maps, photographs, and wide ranging production material, including drafts, galleys, and proofs, of Toland's books on World War II and gangsterism in the 1930s.
    • Contributor: Toland, John
    • Date: 1944
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    Cordell Hull papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, speeches and statements, manuscript of Hull's The Memoirs of Cordell Hull (1948), reports, transcripts of press conferences, press releases, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating to Hull's career chiefly as U.S. secretary of state in the Franklin D. Roosevelt administrations. Also documents his service as U.S. representative and senator from Tennessee, 1907-1932. Subjects include U.S. foreign relations especially with Europe, ...
    • Contributor: Hull, Cordell
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    William Dudley Foulke papers, circa 1470-1952 Lawyer, public official, and author from Indiana. Correspondence, diaries, journals, copybook, speeches, writings, notes, legal papers, clippings, printed material, and other papers, including a late fifteenth century fragment of the Tristram Saga obtained by Arthur Middleton Reeves on a trip to Iceland. The bulk of the collection consists of Foulke's correspondence reflecting his literary career and public service, including letters from Theodore Roosevelt discussing ...
    • Contributor: Foulke, William Dudley
    • Date: 1470
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    John Wills Greenslade correspondence transcripts, 1900-2010 Naval officer. Transcripts of correspondence, biographical material, and electronic files relating to Greenslade's career in the United States Navy.
    • Contributor: Greenslade, John Wills
    • Date: 1900
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    Carnegie Institution of Washington reproductions collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Chiefly transcriptions and copies of documents in foreign archives and personal collections relating primarily to the history of the United States, especially the early Spanish period, and to British ministers to the U.S. from 1791 to 1812. Subjects include European treaties; Yucatan, Mexico; John C. Calhoun; and John White. Includes notes of Carnegie Institution members Francis S. Philbrick and Reuben Gold Thwaites. Collected for ...
    • Contributor: Carnegie Institution of Washington
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    Jacob Gerhard Koch papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbooks, diary, account books, ledgers, inventories, indexes, receipts, and estate and other papers documenting Koch's activities as a merchant and marine insurance broker in Amsterdam (1787-1790), Alexandria, Va. (1790-1792), and Philadelphia, Pa. (1792-1817), and reflecting his business dealings in Europe, Latin America, and North America. His diary (1817-1818) describes a trip to Paris, France. Also includes a 1941 published version of the memoirs ...
    • Contributor: Koch, Jacob Gerhard
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    Thorvald Solberg papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, writings, reports, drafts of copyright legislation, articles, notes, bibliographical material, genealogical and biographical material, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Solberg's duties as register of copyrights, Library of Congress Copyright Office, and to his efforts to protect literary and artistic rights in America and abroad. Subjects include the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works ...
    • Contributor: Solberg, Thorvald
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    Henry Brandon papers, 1939-1994 Journalist and author. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, articles, reviews, speeches, reports, transcripts of interviews, reference files, notes, appointment books, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Brandon's career as chief American correspondent for the Sunday Times, London. Documents his coverage of major events and presidential administrations of the second half of the twentieth century, his interest in international relations, and his personal and official contacts with ...
    • Contributor: Brandon, Henry
    • Date: 1939